The Wondrous Miracles Of Christmas Part 2 “Three Trees Of Christmas”December 12, 2021 / Psalms 40:5 Genesis 2, 3 Luke 2
The Wondrous Miracles Of Christmas – Part 2
December 12th, 2021
“Three Trees Of Christmas”
Ps. 40; Genesis 2, 3, Luke 2
5. Many, LORD my God, are the wonders you have done, the things you planned for us. None can compare with you; were I to speak and tell of your deeds, they would be too many to declare.
Def. Wonder: A feeling of AMAZEMENT, admiration and is caused by something BEAUTIFUL, UNUSUAL, REMARKABLE; beyond one’s POWER, MIRACULOUS.
Def. of Miracle: an effect or extraordinary in the world that surpasses all known human or natural and is ascribed to a supernatural cause; considered as a of God.
In other words a miracle is !
Three Trees Of Christmas
1. The Tree of
“And the LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground–trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.”
2.. The Tree of the of good and evil.
> This is the under the tree for tree.
Gifts Under the Tree
“When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it. Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they realized they were naked; so they sewed fig leaves together and made coverings for themselves.”
2. to the
1 John 2:16
“For everything in the world–the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and pride of life–comes not from the Father but from the world.”
* This tree is !
Luke 2:8-20 (NIV)
• God comes down
• He saves sinners
• He heals hurts
• Humans have hope
The Third Tree of Christmas
Gifts Under the 3rd Tree
“Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits– who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things.”
1. “Forgives all your sin” =
“For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”
2. “Heals all your diseases” =
“But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.”
3. “Redeems your life from the pit” =
1 Corinthians 15:57
“But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”
4. “Crowns you with love” =
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”
5. “Satisfies your desires” =
Matthew 7:11 “If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!”
* This tree is !